A major fire at Meadowbrook Apartments in Northampton was caused by a child playing with a lighter. That’s according to the state fire marshal’s office. The Monday afternoon fire damaged or destroyed 12 apartments and displaced dozens of people.
A Pittsfield man convicted of raping a UMass student has been sentenced to 8 to 10 years in state prison.
Knowledge continues to fuel the Hampshire County economy according to Northampton Chamber of Commerce Director Suzanne Beck
Hinge nightclub at 48 Main Street will be called before the Northampton License Commission tonight.
Phoebe Hazzard and Viraphanh Douangmany have won seats on the Amherst School Committee.